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Diabetes and risk of pancreatic cancer: a pooled analysis from the pancreatic cancer cohort consortium.

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PURPOSE: Diabetes is a suspected risk factor for pancreatic cancer, but questions remain about whether it is a risk factor or a result of the disease. This study prospectively examined the association between diabetes and the risk of pancreatic adenocarcinoma in pooled data from the NCI pancreatic cancer cohort consortium (PanScan). METHODS: The pooled data included 1,621 pancreatic adenocarcinoma cases and 1,719 matched controls from twelve cohorts using a nested case-control study design. ...

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10.1007/s10552-012-0078-8

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Steplowski, E More by this author
Tobias, GS More by this author
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Journal:
Cancer causes and control : CCC
Volume:
24
Issue:
1
Pages:
13-25
Publication date:
2013-01-05
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EISSN:
1573-7225
ISSN:
0957-5243
URN:
uuid:764957cc-a92a-4a0f-abfe-2bd41db5fab4
Source identifiers:
377392
Local pid:
pubs:377392

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